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India, Vietnam ink defence, trade and agriculture pacts, vow to jointly work for open Indo-Pacific region
India

India, Vietnam ink defence, trade and agriculture pacts, vow to jointly work for open Indo-Pacific region

India and Vietnam on Saturday inked three pacts, including one on nuclear cooperation, and resolved to jointly work for an open Indo-Pacific, while calling for a rules-based regional architecture

India and Canada discuss various aspects of uranium and nuclear energy collaboration
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India and Canada discuss various aspects of uranium and nuclear energy collaboration

Brian Parrott from the Canadian High Commission and Cameco President James A. Dovchuk — met Minister of State for Atomic Energy and Space Jitendra Singh.

India, Japan may enhance nuclear cooperation in non-energy areas including medicine, atomic power
World

India, Japan may enhance nuclear cooperation in non-energy areas including medicine, atomic power

India and Japan may enhance their cooperation in non-energy areas of the nuclear sector, a senior government official said on Wednesday.

India, Russia sign three contracts, to begin work on units 5 and 6 of Kudankulam nuclear power plant
India

India, Russia sign three contracts, to begin work on units 5 and 6 of Kudankulam nuclear power plant

India and Russia have signed contracts for priority design works and supply of main equipment for units 5 and 6 of the Kudankulam nuclear power plant in Tamil Nadu

India, Japan civil nuclear cooperation deal comes into force after six years of negotiation
India

India, Japan civil nuclear cooperation deal comes into force after six years of negotiation

A landmark civil nuclear cooperation deal between India and Japan that provides for collaboration between their industries in the field came into force on Thursday, eight months after it was sealed

France presidential election 2017: Where Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen stand on key issues
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France presidential election 2017: Where Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen stand on key issues

Macron has pledged to cut France's reliance on nuclear energy to 50 percent of its total electricity needs by 2025, from about 75 percent now.

India needs to re-think its energy policy and say no to nuclear power: Greenpeace
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India needs to re-think its energy policy and say no to nuclear power: Greenpeace

India needs to "re-think" its energy policies and say no to nuclear power, Greenpeace India said on Tuesday after the NGO released a report highlighting high radiation levels in Fukushima in Japan.

Kudankulam nuclear power project Unit 2 reaches complete 1000MW power capacity
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Kudankulam nuclear power project Unit 2 reaches complete 1000MW power capacity

The second 1,000 MW atomic power reactor at the Kundankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu has attained its maximum capacity, the Russian builders announced on Sunday.

Nuclear power is set to expand in Asian countries: M.R Srinivasan
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Nuclear power is set to expand in Asian countries: M.R Srinivasan

Days after Vietnam stalled its plans to build nuclear power plants citing safety concerns, a nuclear expert in India says overall nuclear power is likely to expand in Asian countries.

Iran has expressed wish to work with India on nuclear safety, accident prevention and management
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Iran has expressed wish to work with India on nuclear safety, accident prevention and management

Iran, once an international outcast due to its controversial nuclear programme, has expressed hope it can work in tandem with India to enhance nuclear safety and knowledge management in the region to prevent "accidents".

US presidential Election: Even with nuclear diplomacy, Iran relations on shaky ground
World

US presidential Election: Even with nuclear diplomacy, Iran relations on shaky ground

Last year's nuclear deal has removed for now the threat of a US-Iranian military confrontation. But the deal rests on shaky ground.

United Nations committee seeks push toward nuclear disarmament
World

United Nations committee seeks push toward nuclear disarmament

A majority of countries on a UN-mandated panel on Saturday called on the UN General Assembly to consider launching multilateral negotiations on nuclear disarmament, voting in a process that has been boycotted by the world's nuclear-armed powers.

Kudankulam is safest nuclear plant in the world, says Russian official
India

Kudankulam is safest nuclear plant in the world, says Russian official

After numerous protests and fears in a post-Fukushima world, the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KKNPP) attained criticality last month

India's NSG bid: Most countries have expressed support, claims MEA
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India's NSG bid: Most countries have expressed support, claims MEA

The ministry of external affairs (MEA) in a press release, issued on Friday said that “discussions on expansion of membership, or what is called 'participation' in NSG, were certainly not hypothetical.”

The biggest takeaway from Narendra Modi's US visit is impetus to nuclear power
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The biggest takeaway from Narendra Modi's US visit is impetus to nuclear power

If everything goes well, the much-discussed Civilian Nuclear Cooperation Agreement of 2005 between India and the Unites States will take some concrete shape by 2017

Nuclear Security Summit: We should consider policy and not just the technicalities of nuclear weapons, energy, and commerce
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Nuclear Security Summit: We should consider policy and not just the technicalities of nuclear weapons, energy, and commerce

Such double standards weaken the nuclear regime that will find a challenger in every Iran and North Korea when their geopolitical situation demands it.

Fukushima disaster: Three ex-TEPCO executives charged with negligence
World

Fukushima disaster: Three ex-TEPCO executives charged with negligence

Three former Japanese utility executives were formally charged on Monday with negligence in the Fukushima nuclear disaster, becoming the first officials from the company to face a criminal trial.

The problems with India's atomic energy expansion: A critique by a nuclear energy evangelist
India

The problems with India's atomic energy expansion: A critique by a nuclear energy evangelist

With India hoping to follow China in its rapid and mammoth nuclear power expansion, it merits consideration whether such an expensive yet foundational project is feasible

The future is nuclear: Why Modi government should open up atomic energy sector
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The future is nuclear: Why Modi government should open up atomic energy sector

The situation sounds asinine, that even the government can't invest in itself, but it is emblematic of highly restrictive laws on nuclear activity in India.

PM Modi and Japan's PM Shinzo Abe sign MoU on peaceful use of nuclear energy
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PM Modi and Japan's PM Shinzo Abe sign MoU on peaceful use of nuclear energy

India on Saturday inked an MoU with Japan on civil nuclear energy and announced that the deal was not just about commerce and clean energy but also a sign of mutual confidence and partnership for a secure world.